New Zealand: Police Website to Inform on Neighbours Breaking Lockdown So Popular It Crashes

The South Pacific nation is in the midst of a four-week Covid-19 lockdown, with residents under orders to stay at home or remain at least two metres (6.5 feet) apart if they must go outside.

Coronavirus latest: Recession in Germany ‘inevitable,’ government advisers say

Germany: Nearly 60,000 cases have been reported in Germany, while the death rate of less than 1% remains one of the lowest in the world. Meanwhile, the first plane carrying German nationals — previously stuck on a cruise ship off Australia — has started its journey to Frankfurt. Dozens of coronavirus cases were confirmed on […]

How The Hu Are Coping With Being Stranded In Australia

Jaya adds that everyone is experiencing similar circumstances around the world as far as coping with coronavirus, and he says the band encourages people to be calm. “Let’s just face it in a smart way and try to stay healthy,” says Jaya. “Music is powerful because when you’re stressed your immune system goes down, and […]

2009 swine flu death toll much higher than thought

The researchers also found almost 20-fold higher rates of respiratory deaths in some countries in the Americas than in Europe. Looking only at deaths from pneumonia that may have been caused by the flu, they found that Mexico, Argentina and Brazil had the highest death rates from the pandemic in the world. The toll was far […]